My Street Japan. Day 21 {Photography project}

My Street Japan. DAY 21. Tammy T. Stone

My Street Japan. DAY 21. Tammy T. Stone

It is no measure of health to be well adjusted to a profoundly sick society. ~Krishnamurti

I don’t want to imply that it’s “profoundly sick” to use electricity, to have power lines in our midst. Rather, I want to call attention to attention itself, and how becoming aware of how we choose to live can make an impact on our choices of the future.

It’s hard to look at something anew when we have been surrounded by it for years, maybe a lifetime. One of the functions of photography, I believe, is to allow us to see the familiar in new ways, to see, here, the conglomerate of wires as a dance of contrast, a tangle of line of form, a link between form and beauty and function …

Once we can wrest our eyes from the tired, old ways of seeing, we can determine how we would like to see again …